The Fredericksburg area Local, D793, sits idle as the brakeman works to hook up air hoses on the rear of the train. He has just started the day's work, and has a cold one ahead of him, with highs ... (more)
Southbound BNSF manifest climbing through Greenland
Q163 passes a very old cottonwood tree in Berea, Ohio
Grinding upgrade on the former Clinchfield Railroad, a pair of CSX GE's split the signals at Unicoi as they work hard to bring their loaded TILX southbound unit coal train to Erwin and points beyo... (more)
On a cool fall afternoon, F962 wakes up downtown Waxhaw, passing the leaf-covered picnic tables and sidewalks.
Highballing west on the Water Level Route.
CSXT Q272 running northbound towards Cincinnati, OH.
A foreigner leads this southbound train approaching the north end of Hannum siding and just a few miles from the yard in Erwin.
Former Conrail units were fairly rare thru here. Just surmizing, I would guess they stay pretty close to the Northest due to the cab signals but I could be wrong.
The A&O runs coal trains into Grafton, WV area. Here in Burnsville two of CSX's ES44's That probably aren't even a year old and they are already working hard pulling West Virginia black gold.
Allegedly upgraded to 3000 HP but still looking exactly like its as-built U28C model, one of only four on the L&N and handed down via SBD.
Nice fresh paint job got me to think about weathering. Note the battery box area, a place most modelers overlook.
CSx 7689 Leads train Q217 West at Shen